The 2015-16 season will be the 12th season for Terry Zeh as head coach after taking over the Canisius College women's basketball program on April 16, 2004.
The 2009 MAAC Coach of the Year, Zeh enters the season with 162 career victories, ranking first all-time in program history for wins. Zeh became the program's all-time winningest coach on Jan. 4, 2011, in a win over Saint Peter's College at the Koessler Athletic Center.
Megan Shoniker is in her second season as an assistant coach with the Golden Griffins. Shoniker spent two years as a staff associate at St. John Fisher College where she assisted with player development, recruiting and video operations while also completing her Master's degree in special education.
The Rochester, N.Y. native was a two-time captain at Rhode Island and scored 1,318 points, made 158 3-pointers and recorded 301 assists in her career. Shoniker earned Atlantic 10 All-Conference honors when she ranked 25th in the country with an 18.9 points per game average. The physical education major also earned Academic All-Conference honors as a senior while also being named to the Capital One Academic All-District Second Team.
Kell joins the staff after serving as the assistant coach for D'Youville last season. The Kingston, N.Y. native brings a player's perspective after playing two years at Hudson Valley Community College and two years at Buffalo State.
Kell served as team captain for all four years of her basketball career. She finished her two-year stint with the Bengals with 164 points, 98 rebounds and 134 assists.